Kia Kadiri is a respected vocalist based in Vancouver. For over 20 years her unique style keeps her in demand as a performer, instructor, and recording artist. Kia teaches rap in marginalized communities, schools, and institutions. The interactive workshops combine music theory, improvisation, and creative writing. Kia has worked with organizations such as the Vancouver Biennale, Artstarts and The Power of Hope, teaching youth the history of hip-hop culture.